Internal Medicine Faculty

Mario Madruga 

Mario Madruga, MD, FACP
Program Director, Internal Medicine

Medical School: University of Missouri - Kansas City, MO
Residency: Orlando Health
Chief Resident: Orlando Regional Medical Center
Areas of Interest: Consultative Medicine and General Internal Medicine
Special Responsibilities: Orlando Health DIO, Graduate Medical Education
Special Appointments: Associate Clinical Professor, Florida State University College of Medicine
Personal Interests: Graduate Medical Education (GME)

Kwabena Ayesu

Kwabena Ayesu, MD
Associate Director, Internal Medicine

Medical School: Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Residency: George Washington University, Providence Hospital
Fellowship: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Georgetown University Medical Center
Areas of Interest: Therapeutics, diabetes, congestive heart failure, research and preventive care
Special Responsibilities: Quality Improvement/Patient Safety Officer for GME; Faculty Quality Improvement/Patient Safety Development
Special Appointments: Assistant Clinical Professor, Florida State University College of Medicine; Improvement Scholar, Institute of Health Care Improvement (IHI)
Personal Interests: Travel, languages, soccer, and athletics

Jorge Parellada

Jorge Parellada, MD
Associate Director, Internal Medicine

Medical School: University of Havana
Residency: Orlando Health; Chief Resident
Areas of Interest: Infectious Disease and General Internal Medicine
Personal Interest: Travel, reading and spending time with family and friends.
Special Responsibilities: Doctor’s Dilemma (medical jeopardy) Coach

Alex Rico

Alex Rico, MD
Faculty, Internal Medicine

Undergraduate: University of Miami (Medical Scholars Program), Coral Gables, FL
Medical School: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Residency: University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL; Chief Resident
Special Appointments: University of Miami Assistant Professor of Medicine (2007-2011); Co-Director of Internal Medicine Clerkship (2008-2011): 3 George Paff Teaching Awards; Orlando Health Site Director, University of Central Florida College of Medicine Internal Medicine Clerkship
Personal Interests: Perioperative Medicine; Golf.

Federico Montalvo

Federico Montalvo, MD

Faculty, Internal Medicine
Medical School: Universidad Ibero Americana
Residency: Orlando Health
Areas of Interest: Process Improvement; Clinical Effectiveness
Personal Interest: Culinary Arts; Baseball; Running; Family
Special Appointments: Member Pharmacotherapy Committee; Incoming Chair 2015 Medication Use Subcommittee; Member, ACP, SHM, HFMA, ACPE